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I am running Raspbian on my Pi and have installed PHP-pear, I have some software that requires PHP-pear but is normally installed on a Fedora based machine so pear is normally found at /usr/share/pear

But the default install location for debian is /usr/share/php/PEAR Would it be possible to change the install location to /usr/share/pear ? I have tried creating a symbolic link from /usr/share/php/PEAR to /usr/share/pear but that dosnt seem to work (Still get an error in the software saying it failed to open required 'PEAR/command.php').

Any ideas would be great!

Pear was installed using

apt-get install php-pear

I had created the link using

ln -l /usr/share/php/PEAR /usr/share/pear

And the error the program gives:

"Fatal error: require_once(): Failed oepning required 'PEAR/Command.php' (include_path='.:/usr/share/pear')"

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Please include some more details. How did you install it? Which command did you use to create the symlink? WHat is the exact error? When do you get it? etc etc –  terdon Jun 1 '13 at 19:13
    
Ok updated :) @terdon –  Zac Powell Jun 1 '13 at 20:19
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